Category Archives: pensions

Councilman Marks’ Blog

Ending “Double-Dipping” for Executive Staffmembers

Last night, the Baltimore County Council voted to scale back a program that has allowed certain employees to receive separate pensions and large payouts for having served the county in multiple positions.  The Council voted unanimously to ban this practice … Continue reading

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O’Malley’s Teacher Pension Shift

Governor O’Malley’s proposed state budget would shift $240 million in teacher pension costs to local governments.  Bryan Sears details the impact on Baltimore County in Patch. This shift has been debated at the state level for several years now.   State legislative … Continue reading

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